Astrocast is Taking IoT Further

Meet the Astronode™ DevKit

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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO CONNECT YOUR ASSET TO ASTROCAST'S IOT NETWORK

The Astronode DevKit has the Astronode S architecture at its core, enabling you to quickly and securely connect your assets to the Astrocast nanosatellite network. With the Astronode DevKit, you can easily connect and test in less than 24 hours.

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO CONNECT YOUR ASSET TO ASTROCAST'S IOT NETWORK

The Astronode DevKit has the Astronode S architecture at its core, enabling you to quickly and securely connect your assets to the Astrocast nanosatellite network. With the Astronode DevKit, you can easily connect and test in less than 24 hours.

Seamless integration

Set up the DevKit to communicate with Astrocast's IoT nanosatellite network in less than 20 minutes.

Full development environment

A complete software development environment is provided including access to our API and portal.

Astronode S ready

Enables you to develop applications ready to work with the Astronode S.

Everything you need

All the hardware you need to develop and connect your asset to Astrocast's IoT network in a single box.

IoT connectivity in four simple steps

Set up the DevKit to communicate with Astrocast’s nanosatellite network in less than 20 minutes.

1

Set up

Connect the Astronode Satellite Board to your PC via USB.

2

Test

Send a customizable test message over the Astrocast nanosatellite IoT network which will be displayed in the user portal and available over our API.

3

Develop

Develop the interface between your asset and the Astrocast nanosatellite IoT network via the DevKit Wi-Fi Board, which will provide a low latency development environment.

4

Communicate

Seamlessly switch your asset over to the DevKit Satellite Board, which features the same hardware, electrical and software interface. Your asset is now connected to the Astrocast nanosatellite IoT network.

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Unboxing the Astrocast Astronode DevKit

Astrocast offers a Development Kit which enables customers to connect their IoT devices in the field to our satellite network and to work with the applications and protocols required to communicate with them. But what does an Astronode Devkit include? Watch the video to discover all the components.

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Meet the Astronode S

The Astronode S A is a solder-down, bidirectional, low-power module. It has the lowest peak power consumption available in the market and it operates in the L-Band frequency range, allowing for the use of miniaturized antennas that reliably work in all weather conditions.

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FAQ

How do I communicate with my asset?

You can communicate with your asset via our API or online portal. This also allows you to retrieve messages from your assets.

How do I access my data?

You can access your data via our secure online portal or API.

What kind of messages can I send and receive, and how do I communicate with my asset?

You can send two kinds of messages through our network.

Asset-originated. These messages are sent by your assets to our Data Management Platform. They have a maximum size of 160 bytes (user-generated payload)

Asset-terminated. These messages are primarily used to transmit command messages to your assets. They have a maximal size of 32 bytes (user-generated payload).

Where is my data stored?

Astrocast gathers and stores all the data generated by connected assets in its secure data management platform.

What’s in the box?

The Astronode DevKit’s box contains:

  • Astronode Satellite Board
  • Astronode Wi-Fi Board
  • Water-resistant enclosure compatible with both boards
  • Cables
  • QuickStart guide

The humans behind the mission

74 members from 28 nationalities working towards a single mission

Building and operating the most advanced and sustainable satellite IoT network.

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Upcoming Events

World Satellite Business Week 13-16 December, 2021 | Paris
The World Satellite Business Week is the annual rendez-vous the unique executive meeting place for the leaders of the global satellite communications and information business. Fabien Jordan, CEO Astrocast, will participate at the panel session “The rise of IoT”, on December 15, 2021.

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World Satellite Business Week
13-16 December, 2021
Paris

The World Satellite Business Week is the annual rendez-vous the unique executive meeting place for the leaders of the global satellite communications and information business. Fabien Jordan, CEO Astrocast, will participate at the panel session “The rise of IoT”, on December 15, 2021.